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    toy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word toy

    Definition
    (noun) an artifact designed to be played with
    Synonyms : plaything
    Definition
    (noun) a nonfunctional replica of something else (frequently used as a modifier)
    Example Sentence
    • a toy stove
    Definition
    (noun) a device regarded as providing amusement
    Example Sentence
    • private airplanes are a rich man's toy
    Definition
    (noun) a copy that reproduces a person or thing in greatly reduced size
    Synonyms : miniature
    Definition
    (noun) any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets
    Synonyms : toy dog
    Definition
    (verb) behave carelessly or indifferently
    Synonyms : dally , flirt , play
    Example Sentence
    • Play about with a young girl's affection
    Definition
    (verb) manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination
    Synonyms : diddle , fiddle , play
    Example Sentence
    • She played nervously with her wedding ring
    • Don't fiddle with the screws
    • He played with the idea of running for the Senate
    Definition
    (verb) engage in an activity as if it were a game rather than take it seriously
    Synonyms : play
    Example Sentence
    • They played games on their opponents
    • play the stock market
    • play with her feelings
    • toy with an idea
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